Burke and Bradshaw
Don and Sandy Bradshaw, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Robin Dawn Bradshaw, Lawrence, to Bradley Robert Burke, Lawrence, son of Robert and Priscilla Burke, Topeka. The bride-to-be is a 1999 graduate of Eudora High School. She received an associate's degree from Washburn University in 2004. She is a paralegal for Kansas Atty. Gen. Phill Kline in Topeka. The future groom is a 1993 graduate of Shawnee Heights High School. He received a bachelor's degree from Kansas University in 1998 and a juris doctorate in 2001 from KU's School of Law. He is an assistant attorney general to Atty. Gen. Phill Kline in Topeka. The couple plan a May 26, 2006, wedding at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence.
Campbell and Folks
Margaret Folks, Eudora, and the late Kenneth Folks, announce the engagement of their daughter, Diana Folks, Eudora, to Sam Campbell, Eudora, son of Richard and Janet Campbell, Eudora. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Eudora High School. She received a bachelor's degree in communication studies with a minor in leadership studies from Kansas University. She is a personal lines underwriter with Farmers Insurance. The future groom is a Eudora High School graduate. He received a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from KU. He is employed with Bird Engineering. The couple plan an Oct. 21, 2006, wedding at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence.
Freel and Wright
Vicki Foster, Wellsville, and Vern Wright, Bronson, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kerry Sue Wright, Salina, to Joseph Normandy Freel, Salina, son of Robert and Donna Boese, McPherson. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Central Heights High School, Richmond, and Baker University. The future groom is a graduate of Salina High School and Brown Mackie College. The couple plan a May 6, 2006, wedding at Trinity United Methodist Church in Salina.
Magnuson and Pippert
Jeffrey Pippert, Ozawkie, announces the engagement of his daughter, Amy Pippert, Ozawkie, to Joseph Magnuson, Topeka. The bride-to-be also is the daughter of Kristi Hawthorne, Oceanside, Calif. She is a graduate of Oskaloosa High School. She works at Central National Bank in Topeka. The future groom is the son of Dennis and Debbie Stofer, Hutchinson. He is a graduate of Nickerson High School, Hutchinson. He works for Jim Garrison State Farm Agency in Topeka. The couple plan a June 24, 2006, wedding at Highland Park United Methodist Church in Topeka.
Laura E. Cribbs and Brad J. Herrman were married Dec. 31, 2005, at Family of Faith Church in Eudora. Parents of the couple are Joseph and Cathleen Cribbs, Eudora, and Alvin Herrman, LaCrosse, and the late Agnes Herrman. The bride attended Kansas University and is a dental assistant at Drs. Seaman and Mayuga D.D.S. in Overland Park. The groom is a graduate of Baker University and is a property inspector and the owner of Antioch Inspection Services in Overland Park. After a honeymoon cruise in the Eastern Caribbean, the couple reside in Overland Park.
Norman and Norma Leary, Lawrence, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. May 6 at Union Pacific Depot in Lawrence. Norman Leary and Norma Sharp were married May 6, 1956, in Lawrence. Norman graduated from Liberty Memorial High School. He is a farmer and house builder. Norma is a Lawrence High School graduate. She is a homemaker and secretary at the Diagnostic Center for Lawrence schools. Their children are Denise Britto, Lawrence, and Meredith Leary, Lawrence. They have two grandchildren. The couple request no gifts.
Whitman and Brown
David and Twilla Brown, Baldwin, announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Elizabeth Brown, Eudora, to Scott Henry Whitman, Las Vegas, son of Stephanie Whitman, California, and the late Larry Charles Whitman. The bride-to-be is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence High School. She received a bachelor's degree in animal science in 2002 from Kansas State University. She is human resource manager for Hy-Vee in Belton, Mo. The future groom is a graduate of Douglas County High School, Nevada. He attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He works at Brown Cargo Van in Lawrence. The couple plan a June 10, 2006, wedding at Worden United Methodist Church in Baldwin.
Jackson and Morales
Adrianne Morales and Wayne Jackson, both of Lawrence, announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Chuck Morales, Kansas City, Kan., and Dodie and Roy Coker, Lawrence. She is a graduate of Lawrence High School and Johnson County Community College's School of Cosmetology. She works at The Hair Shop in Olathe. The future groom is the son of Wayne January, Leavenworth, and Louise Jackson, Wichita. He is a graduate of Lawrence High School. He is a professional natural body builder. The couple plan an April 28, 2007, wedding in Lawrence.